Anyone Order Chicks For Spring?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by chickenweirdo1, Jan 17, 2017.

  1. chickenweirdo1

    chickenweirdo1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I ordered 14 chicks!!!![​IMG]They should arrive April 25-27.SOOO EXCITED[​IMG]
    I ordered 2 Mille Fleur bantam, 1 White Crested Black Polish, 2 Buff Orpingtons, 2 Black Australorps, 2 German Spitzhauben,
    2 Black Jersey Giants, 2 Buckeyes and 1 Easter Egger.
     
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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Peeps are a-peeping Premium Member

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    I got some ordered too. I see you have two bantams and a single polish in your order. Both can sometimes end up bullied and pecked when housed with larger breeds. My Appenzellers peck at my polish hens crests, thankfully the polish can get away from them. You might end up with troubles keeping them all together.
     
  3. MasterOfClucker

    MasterOfClucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep.Ordered mine set to come May 1st.Where did you order them from?
     
  4. chickenweirdo1

    chickenweirdo1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Meyer Hatchery! I've gotten multiple orders from them. They are always great about refunding you or shipping you more chicks if any die within 48 Hours from when you pick them. They also will give you a free sexlink chick if you promise to donate or give away some of its eggs.
     
  5. chickenweirdo1

    chickenweirdo1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The White Crested Black Polish is a bantam as well.
     
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  6. Spartan22

    Spartan22 Overrun With Chickens

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    Pre-Ordered in November [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]and got em yesterday [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]. So excited!!!
     
  7. ImportTheBest

    ImportTheBest Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome, I'm excited for you! Mine are arriving in March and I ordered a Polish as well, not a bantam though.

    Last time we had 2 bantams and 2 large and hilariously the only time I saw picking...it was the bantams teaching the big girls a lesson! :lau btw one of the big ones was a Marans! Other than that they pretty much saw each other as equals in ranking.
     
  8. LadyVictorian

    LadyVictorian Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ordered mine, they will arrive the end of April.
     
  9. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Overrun With Chickens

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    Mine arrive in 5 weeks. Now I remember how Christmas used to feel...
     
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  10. Rwood5093

    Rwood5093 Out Of The Brooder

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    My 15 are shipping today. 12 barred rocks, and 3 white rocks. I'm so excited.
     

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